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Betty McCollum's Public Statements on Issue: Government Operations

Full Name: Betty McCollum
Office: U.S. House (MN) - District 4, Democratic/Farmer/Labor
First Elected: 11/07/2000
Last Elected: 11/06/2012
Next Election: 2014
On The Ballot: Announced, Democratic/Farmer/Labor for U.S. House - District 4
Primary Aug. 12, 2014
Gender: Female
Family: Divorced; 2 Children: Katie, Sean
Birth Date: 07/12/1954
Birth Place: Saint Paul, MN
Home City: Saint Paul, MN
Religion: Roman Catholic
Date Title
Oct. 31, 2013 Letter to John Boehner, Speaker of the House - Government Shutdown
Oct. 16, 2013 McCollum Will Vote to Pass Bipartisan Agreement to Open Federal Government and Prevent U.S. Default on Debt
Oct. 12, 2013 Bureau of Indian Affairs, Bureau of Indian Education, and Indian Health Service Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 9, 2013 Department of Defense Survivor Benefits Continuing Appropriations Resolution, 2014
Oct. 7, 2013 Congresswoman McCollum to Continue Stillwater and Woodbury Office Hours Despite Government Shutdown
Oct. 5, 2013 Letter to Speaker of the House John Boehner - Demand a Vote on Bill to Reopen Government
Oct. 2, 2013 McCollum Forgoes Salary During Republican Shutdown in Solidarity with Federal Employees and Congressional Staff
Aug. 2, 2013 Regulations from the Executive in Need of Scrutiny Act of 2013
June 28, 2012 Recommending that Attorney General Eric Holder Be Found in Contempt of Congress
May 14, 2012 McCollum's eNewsletter: Defending Medicare, Marriage Equality, and More
Aug. 1, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Votes NO on Latest Debt Ceiling Legislation
July 6, 2011 MinnPost -- McCollum blasts Minnesota's legislative Republicans on the House floor
April 8, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum's Statement on a Potential Government Shutdown
April 7, 2011 Congresswoman McCollum Reacts to a Possible Government Shutdown
Dec. 29, 2010 Statement by Congresswoman McCollum on the Impact of the 2010 Census on Minnesota
Oct. 15, 2010 Congresswoman Betty McCollum's e-Newsletter
Sept. 24, 2010 Bachmann praises GOP's 'Pledge to America'
July 28, 2010 The Telework Improvement Act
June 23, 2010 McCollum Advocates Giving National Commission on Oil Spill the Power to Subpoena
June 16, 2010 Congresswoman McCollum Bridges Gap Between Nonprofit Sector and Federal Government
April 16, 2010 Rep. Bachmann Rejects Civility, Smears President Obama by Labeling Administration "Gangster Government"
Feb. 25, 2009 McCollum Calls President Obama's Address to Congress a Call for "Bold, Responsible and Decisive Action"
May 7, 2008 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Lack of Hospital Emergency Capacity: Will the Administration's Medicaid Regulation Make it Worse --Day Two
April 30, 2008 Panel II of a Hearing of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee's National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Three): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency
April 30, 2008 Panel I of A Hearing of the National Security and Foreign Affairs Subcommittee of the House Oversight and Government Reform Committee - Oversight of Missile Defense (Part Three): Questions for the Missile Defense Agency
Nov. 6, 2007 Hearing of the House Oversight Government Reform Committee's National Security Foreign Affairs Subcommittee - (Part II):Security in a Post 9/11 World
Oct. 18, 2007 Hearing of the Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Black Carbon and Global Warming
Oct. 2, 2007 Hearing of the House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform - Blackwater USA; Private Security Contracting in Iraq & Afghanistan
Sept. 4, 2007 Honest Leadership Open Government Act of 2007
Aug. 1, 2007 House Approves Measure to Require Details on Fundraising
Jan. 12, 2007 Speaker Pelosi Appoints McCollum to House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform
Jan. 12, 2007 Mourning The Passing Of President Gerald R. Ford
May 11, 2006 Letter to President of the United States of America George W. Bush
July 11, 2005 H.J. Res. 10, Flag Desecration Resolution
Aug. 3, 2004 Panel I of a Hearing of the House Government Reform Committee - 9/11 Commission Recommendations
June 17, 2004 Hearing of the House Government Reform Committee on the War of Drugs and Thugs: A Status Report on Colombia Successes and Remaining Challenges
May 15, 2004 Hearing of the House Government Reform Committee on the Unprecedented Challenges: Contracting and Rebuilding Iraq
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